Appeal Board upheld disqualification of Ghana U-17 team

The CAF Appeal Board has upheld the decision of the Organising Committee for the U-17 Championship to disqualify Ghana from the final round of the qualifiers of Niger 2015 Championship.

History beckons Ahly, Sewe Sport

A year after securing their eighth CAF Champions League title, thus solidifying their record, Egyptian giants Al Ahly are seeking new glory when they line up against Ivorian side, Sewe Sport in the final of the second tier club competition, Orange CAF Confederation Cup.


adidas and the Confédération Africaine de Football (CAF) on Wednesday, 26 November 2014 presented Marhaba, the Official Match Ball for the Orange Africa Cup of Nations, Equatorial Guinea 2015. Marhaba, will be officially revealed on Wednesday, 3 December 2014 during the draw of the final tourname...

CAF President determined to eradicate violence in African football

Cairo, November 25, 2014. Following the tragic incidents that resulted in the death of three people in the Democratic Republic of Congo at the end of a match of the local championship on Sunday, November 23 in Lubumbashi between FC St. Eloi Lupopo and Sangabalende of Mbuji-Mayi, the President of CAF...

African players in Europe: Toure magic saves City, Bolasie stars for Palace

African players in Europe review – Yaya Toure struck to lift Premier League champions Manchester City past Swansea. Democratic Republic of Congo's Yannick Bolasie starred in Crystal Palace's defeat of luckless Liverpool.

Badu: We are ready to explode

Ghana midfielder Emmanuel Agyemang Badu has made the Black Stars’ clearest intent at winning the Africa Cup of Nations title yet after leading the team to book qualification to the next edition of the tournament scheduled Equatorial Guinea next year.

DR Congo through as best third-place team

The Leopards of DR Congo claimed the final spot in the qualifiers for the Orange Africa Cup of Nations Equatorial Guinea 2015. The Congolese went through as the best third place team from all the seven groups. The 1968 and 1974 champions sealed their place after Egypt were beaten 2-1 by North Af...

Holders Nigeria crash out, Congo qualify

Holders Nigeria will be a notable absentee when the roll-call for the Orange Africa Cup of Nations Equatorial Guinea 2015 is conducted after being held 2-2 by South Africa on Wednesday in Uyo.

Keita inspires Mali to book ticket

Captain Seydou Keita inspired Mali to qualify aiding them to a 2-0 win over Algeria on Wednesday in Bamako. The 34-year old Keita led by example scoring the opener from the spot on 29 minutes before Mustapha Yatabare netted the second goal on 52 minutes in the Group B ultimate clash.

Ghana, Guinea go through from Group E

Ghana and Guinea booked their places for the Orange Africa Cup of Nations Equatorial Guinea 2015 after convincing wins on Wednesday.